There is also a built-in 50mm half-ball leveling system that can be locked via a detachable rotating grip. This facilitates camera platform leveling without adjusting leg length. The rapid center column adds 10 to the maximum height of the cameras platform.
Lightweight magnesium alloy is used for die-cast parts. Magnesium alloy has a density of 1.74g/cm3 as opposed to aluminum alloy's 2.70g/cm3 - a 35% reduction. Despite its lower weight, magnesium alloy is more rigid than aluminum alloy and has the same strength per volume.
Manfrotto tubes are made of 100% carbon fiber in order to reach high quality standards and high levels of performance, rigidity and lightness. Manfrotto pull winding technology to maximize performance, resistance and reliability. This item is in the category "Cameras & Photo\Tripods & Supports\Tripods & Monopods". The seller is "itickets" and is located in this country: US. This item can be shipped to United States.